Image Comics Sneak Peek of the Week
Image Comics has sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek at titles arriving in stores on November 19, 2008.Â Take the jump for a look at the Dead Space Hardcover, Dynamo 5 #18, Firebreather #3, Invincible #55, Lucha Libre Volume 1, and the Fantastic Worlds of Frank Frazetta Volume 1.
DEAD SPACE HARDCOVER
story ANTONY JOHNSTON, art BEN TEMPLESMITH
168 PAGES, FC, $24.99
The prequel to the all-new blockbuster sci-fi survival horror game from Electronic Arts! On the distant mining colony of Aegis VII, something strange and alien lurks beneath the surface… a mysterious artifact that brings nothing but trouble to the isolated workforce. As the arrival of the famous planetcracker ship Ishimura fast approaches, security officer Bram Neumann finds himself caught between religious fervor, miners slowly going insane, and the machinations of the mining corporation itself as he races to discover the secrets of the Marker… before it destroys them all!
DEAD SPACE is available on the Xbox 360, Playstation 3, and PC this October. Winner of the E3 Game Criticâ€™s award for best Action/Adventure game of 2008, DEAD SPACE is a must buy for any fan of sci-fi and horror games!
Collects DEAD SPACE #1-6
DYNAMO 5 #18
story JAY FAERBER, art & cover MAHMUD A. ASRAR, MARCIO TAKARA, & RON RILEY
32 PAGES, FC, $3.50
The new Dynamo 5 team faces their greatest challenge as Tower City becomes overrun by an army of super-villains. Meanwhile, the original team begins to realize theyâ€™ve made a terrible mistake.
story PHIL HESTER, art & cover ANDY KUHN
32 PAGES, FC, $2.99
The first action packed arc nears its earthshaking climax. The violent world of Belloc starts to threaten Duncanâ€™s adopted hometown. Duncan has sworn to defend his friends and family, but will he have to become a murderer to do it? Should appeal to fans of Invincible and Runaways.
story ROBERT KIRKMAN, art & cover RYAN OTTLEY & FCO PLASCENCIA
32 PAGES, FC, $2.99
Omni-Man has been awaiting execution in a Viltrumite Prison for months, but Allen the Alien has different plans for Invincibleâ€™s father. The stage is set for the final confrontation with the Viltrumites â€“- and it all starts here!
LUCHA LIBRE, VOL. 1: HEROING’S A FULL-TIME JOB (TIPS APPRECIATED) TP
story JERRY FRISSEN, art BILL, FABIEN M, GOBI & OHM, cover BILL
160 PAGES, FC, $14.99
It’s the first complete stories chronicling the wild adventures of the Luchadores Five, Tequila and Tikitis, collected for the first time! Also includes bonus behind-the-scenes artwork. It’s perfect way to sample the hilarious mix of superheroes and masked wrestling that received a 2008 Eisner Award nomination!
COLLECTS ISSUES 1-5
THE FANTASTIC WORLDS OF FRANK FRAZETTA, VOL. 1 HC
story MARK KIDWELL, STEVE NILES, JOSHUA ORTEGA & RICK REMENDER, art PETER BERGTING, FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA, JOSH MEDORS & TIM VIGIL, cover FRANK FRAZETTA
176 PAGES, FC, $29.99
This oversized (8.5×12â€) hard cover edition collects four classic FRAZETTA-based tales. Enter the savage world in â€œDark Kingdomâ€ as Red Morgan conquers demons to avenge his family. Americaâ€™s icon Teddy Roosevelt battles Mayan gods and Martians in â€œCreaturesâ€ to protect his country and the world. Enter â€œSwamp Demonâ€ as the battle against good and evil wages on in the land of Iparsia, and two horror classics come toe to toe in â€œDracula Meets the Wolfman!â€ All brought to life by some of the industries’ top creators, along with new, never-before printed bonus material.